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Inn By The Bay Monterey

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved the rooms here- we had a fridge, tea/coffee facilities.. well laid out- Bed very comfy- situated close to everything! Cheerful place in a pretty town Free parking was a bonus. No breakfast but didnt matter really

Thank CORSAIR700
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for a one night stop on our way from San Francisco to LA. Reception was nice and friendly, room was large and well equipped (coffee machine, mini fridge, microwave) but no safe. Huge comfy bed. Bathroom was a little small and had very low stream pressure but other than that - we had a really nice stay :)

Thank harpazhadar
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Rooms were very clean and spacious. Good location, a 10 minute walk to the pier. Reception staff were very helpful with booking aquarium tickets and where to eat! Would recommend certainly!!!!! Good coffee making facilities!

Thank Niamh P
Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed overnight before driving the route 1 to Big Sur area. The check in was quick, staff friendly and helpful. Free coffee in lobby was welcome after a long drive. We stayed in an accessible room on the ground level. Spacious and clean. It was a little warm in the room but we didn't want to open the window at... More 

Thank opera1234
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16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016

This place isn't going to set the world alight but it is perfectly good little base to stay when in Monterrey. Stay a bit further into the property as the rooms above the reception are close to the main road.

Thank Jonathan Y
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12 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

Decent hotel for the pricy area of Monterey. The toilet was in a tiny room with the shower which made things a little tight, but we made it work. Clean bedding, mattresses were alright, and the fridge/microwave was helpful for our family of 5 staying two nights. We visited the aquarium, beach hopped, and went whale watching while we were... More 

Thank carri s
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016

Average hotel... Clean enough, comfortable enough, affordable. Pictures are deceiving. 20 min walk to the wharf. Noisy at night - you can hear the adjacent rooms and people talking outside in the patio. No breakfast - but it turned out to be a positive as we discovered Old Monterey Cafe :-)

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

Accommodation in Monterey is expensive so for just a place to crash this was suffice. Clean and comfortable bed. The bathroom is not much to write home about but you get what you pay for. I didn't like that the lady just asked for my credit card and swiped. I actually wanted to pay cash but didn't have the chance... More 

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Mountain View, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

We were stayed (myself, wife and three years daughter )in Monterey for a few days. The motel was very comfortable in every aspects. Very close to the Monterey Aquarium, a great playground on the lake just a short drive away. Quality Wi Fi in the room, microwave, hairdryer, iron + board, rolling air conditioning unit fridge, flat TV. In the... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

I'd give this place a 3.5. Above average due to cleanliness, comfortable beds and towels, and good parking. Staff was fine, and coffee was available in the morning. Layout of the room was a little weird, but everything worked and the stay was good overall.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Inn By The Bay is in walking distance to downtown Monterey bay where there are restaurants, shops, bars, and the Warf. All rooms have a mini kitchenette which includes a microwave, refrigerator, coffee maker, hair dryer and iron. All guests have access to complimentary Wifi.Rooms with a view of the bay are available up early request. Pet friendly rooms are also available. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Inn By The Bay Monterey

Address: 936 Munras Ave, Monterey, CA 93940-4512 (Formerly El Adobe Inn)
Location: United States > California > Monterey Peninsula > Monterey
Price Range: $103 - $269 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Inn By The Bay Monterey 2*
Number of rooms: 26
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Also Known As:
El Adobe Hotel Monterey
El Adobe Motel
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